forty-one forty-one

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being one more than forty

Synonym(s)

xli

Usage(s):

  1. The fourth game, a Tarrasch Defense, was drawn after forty-one moves.
  2. She gave her father forty-one.
  3. She gave her father forty-one! It was a sweltering August morning in Fall River, Mass.

News

  1. Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School graduation

    BRIDGEWATER — One-hundred forty-one students received their diplomas in 18 vocational programs from Automotive Technology to the Performing Arts when graduation ceremonies wwre conducted June 21 in the auditorium on the campus at 14 Vogt Drive.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

  2. Man accused of groping, trying to rob would-be helper

    A Wisconsin man is accused of groping and trying to rob a woman who stopped to help him on the side of the road. Forty-one-year-old Steven Halvorsen of Grantsburg is charged with attempted armed robbery with threat of force, possession of a firearm by a felon, disorderly conduct and fourth-degree sexual assault. The complaint said the woman stopped to help Halvorsen Sunday after seeing his ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WISC-TV Madison

  3. 4,100 marijuana grow sites in Humboldt County, sheriff says

    EUREKA — Forty-one hundred marijuana grow sites have been identified in Humboldt County, the sheriff said during a meeting Thursday on the start of the outdoor growing season.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

Quotes

  1. "Forty-one states are likely to face budget shortfalls this year or next, forcing you to choose between reining in spending and raising taxes," Obama said. "Programs for the needy are at risk. Libraries, parts and historic sites are being...
    on Dec 2, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "Give your mom a big hug for me," Bush told Phelps on the phone. "Forty-one and I were honored to get a picture with her."
    on Aug 17, 2008 By: President Bush Source: ESPN

  3. "Forty-one years after the tragic murders ...... justice finally arrives in Philadelphia, Miss," said Rep. Bennie Thompson (search), Mississippi's only black congressman. "Yet, the state of Mississippi must see to it that the wrongs of...
    on Jun 21, 2005 By: Bennie Thompson Source: FOXNews

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